Published at Friday, June 08th 2018, 16:39:16 PM by Gaetane Marchetti. area rugs. Initially, area rugs – as we know them today – were used for practical and protective purposes. In cold climates, they provided warmth and a comfortable and cozy bed to sleep on. In more tropical climates, they were often used for protection, from thorns, sharp rocks and even wildlife.
Published at Tuesday, June 12th 2018, 19:41:35 PM by Laycie Dupont. area rugs. The shape of the carpet is entirely dependant upon the shape of the room and the layout of the furniture. Sometimes you like the carpet to appear as an island in a hard space, supporting the furniture, and sometimes you like it to fill the entire space. There are no rules.
Published at Thursday, June 07th 2018, 19:12:17 PM by Mare O'Connor. Coffee Tables. Whether you like to spend hours lazing on the sofa binge-watching Insecure, cozying up on the sofa for the occasional crossword puzzle, or just need someplace to display your very sophisticated taste in Assouline titles and fashion candles, the coffee table is the — very crucial — centerpiece of the living room.
Published at Sunday, March 25th 2018, 18:45:46 PM. area rugs By Cira Sanz. HUGH NEWELL JACOBSEN. Since most of the rugs in living rooms are hidden beneath furniture, buy a simple wool weave in a natural color. MARTYN BULLARD. A good rug is the anchor for any rooms decorative scheme. I usually build my colors around the rug , pulling from the most random threads in the rug as accessory colors for pillows and lamp shades.
Published at Friday, March 23rd 2018, 21:10:03 PM. area rugs By Cira Sanz. ROBERT COUTURIER. I look for authenticity, as well as age in antique rug. I own about 15 of them ranging from 200 year old to a 1940 Bessarabian one. I also try to make sure they have their original colors which is quite hard since so many of them have been restored in an appalling fashion.
Published at Monday, March 19th 2018, 19:08:41 PM. area rugs By Cira Sanz. WILLIAM GEORGIS. I look for character when choosing or designing an area rug. I generally look for a rug which leaves between a 6" to 15" wood border, depending on the size of the room.
Published at Sunday, March 18th 2018, 21:26:17 PM. area rugs By Gaetane Marchetti. TIMOTHY CORRIGAN. Unlike most American designers who start with a rug and build the room up from there I like to take a more European approach in which the rug is just a part of the overall design; I hate it when all of the room‘s colors look correspond to the colors of the rug…that looks a little too studied or "decorated" to me.
Published at Thursday, March 15th 2018, 19:24:41 PM. Coffee Tables By Gaetane Marchetti.
The unique floor‐lamp recreates a 1907 scheme by Mariano Fortuny. Here, the colors plus tangled patterns sense very casual also traditional but on individual examination with almost every individual section is contemporary. White wainscoting with paneled cabinetry carry back a homey‐aesthetic occupied with ‘memories‘ of trends past. But check–out that tropical ‘backsplash‘ designs! An acrylic–panel over patterned–wallpaper is all you require to get the look.
Published at Wednesday, March 14th 2018, 21:02:24 PM. bookcases By Gwidon Jankowski. In Italy fine built-in bookcases with pilasters, or recessed columns, sometimes with statues or carved urns on the cornice, also made their appearance in the 17th century. At the same time, the French were the first to use bookcases in which the upper part was panelled in glass instead of wood.
Published at Tuesday, March 13th 2018, 20:15:49 PM. area rugs By Irmine Wagner. WILLIAM GEORGIS. I look for character when choosing or designing an area rug. I generally look for a rug which leaves between a 6" to 15" wood border, depending on the size of the room.